Wisconsin Science Festival
A four-day statewide celebration with events for all ages.
From food science and viruses to data visualization and climate change, there’s something for everyone at #WiSciFest 2018.
Don’t miss these exciting events!
Get smart, down and dirty with infectious disease experts.
Oct. 11 | 7 p.m.
#WiSciFest hits downtown with museums, restaurants and more.
Oct. 12 | 6 p.m.
A three-course feast for your eyes and ears.
Oct. 13 | 8 p.m.
Take part in a statewide art + data project.
Oct. 11 – 14
A panel & breakout sessions will explore why women and people of color are underrepresented in STEM)
Oct. 11 | 2 p.m.
Enter the Mad Scientist’s Lab and enjoy spooky science experiments and STEM challenges!
Oct. 13 | 10 a.m.
Nate Blakeslee tells the gripping story of O-Six, a charismatic alpha female named for the year of her birth.
Oct. 13 | 5 p.m.
An in-depth look at SC Johnson’s inspired architecture, including the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Administration Building and more.
Multiple days and times
Can’t wait for the Wisconsin Science Festival?
Check out these preview events!
Escape the Red Death
Work your way through a series of puzzles and clues in search of the antidote for Red Death. But time is limited and Red Death waits just outside the door! Based on Edgar Allen Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death; space is limited and registration is required.
October 5, Noon – 6 p.m. | October 6, 4 – 10 p.m. | Lodi Public Library
Fiber Arts – Needle Felting
Work with one of the oldest known textile fabrics in this hands-on needle felting program. Over the three weeks, you’ll create both 2-D and 3-D projects that you can keep for yourself or give as a present for an upcoming holiday. Registration $149.
Thursdays, October 4 – 18 | 6 – 8:30 p.m. | Pablo Center at the Confluence, Eau Claire